Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes in Baltimore City...

Police Blotter

November 23, 1999|By Richard Irwin

Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County.

Baltimore City

Western District

Shooting: A gunman shot at a man with whom he was arguing, but missed him and hit another man, 57, in both legs about 4: 30 p.m. yesterday inside Lafayette Market in the 1700 block of Pennsylvania Ave. Detective Dennis Raftery said the gunman's intended target had run inside the market. Carmen Raheem of the 1700 block of McCulloh St. was treated at Maryland Shock Trauma Center and was expected to be released.

Southwestern District

Shooting: A boy, 17, was leaving a liquor store in the 2800 block of W. North Ave. about 6: 20 p.m. Sunday when another male asked him for change. When the youth refused, the other male pulled a handgun and demanded his money. The youth struck the gunman in the face and ran, and was shot in the upper back. The gunman fled and the victim was treated at Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

Eastern District

Robbery: A man was walking in the 1300 block of N. Washington St. about 7: 30 p.m. Saturday when three men, one with a handgun, robbed him of more than $500.

Robbery: A gunman robbed a man, 41, of $25 in the 800 block of N. Curley St. about 4 p.m. Friday.

Baltimore County

Parkville Precinct

Robbery try: A man entered the 7-Eleven store in the 7100 block of Daywalt Ave. about 1: 20 a.m. yesterday and placed a paper bag on the counter that read "This is a robbery. Give me the money or you will die." Before the clerk could respond, the man picked up the bag and fled. Police said the man implied he was armed but did not display a weapon.

Towson Precinct

Robbery: Four men were being sought in the robbery of the Crown service station in the 8600 block of Loch Raven Blvd. about 11: 45 p.m. Saturday. An employee was outside the booth when he was grabbed by one of four men and forced back inside, where one of the men took more than $200 from the cash register. The men drove away in a 1989 Acura Legend with unknown tags.

Woodlawn Precinct

Robbery: An employee of the Crown service station at Liberty and Croydon roads was emptying the trash about 1: 25 a.m. Sunday when two men, one armed with a handgun and the other with a shotgun, forced him back inside the booth. There, the men robbed the employee of $10 and removed an undisclosed sum of money from a cash register.

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